An exploration of the twentieth century's wars and revolutions, booms and busts, dictators and democratic forces, providing a secure historical basis for understanding today's complex globalised world.
The twentieth century created a new world. This paper is essential for students who major in History, and it also complements studies in a wide range of subjects, including law, politics, psychology, anthropology, English, geography and marketing.
About this paper
|The Global Twentieth Century
|Semester 2 (On campus)
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Co-ordinator: Professor Tony Ballantyne
- Teaching Arrangements
This is a team taught paper.
All required course materials will be made available electronically via the library.
- Course outline
Available on Blackboard.
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Global perspective, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation.
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- Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete this paper will:
- Be equipped with a clear sense of the general shape of world history in the 20th century and the interrelationship of events, ideologies and personalities
- Have a sound grasp of the concepts, terms and methodolgies historians use